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Those who have read Frank Miller's Sin City series have known that there would be a slight hiccup when it came to casting Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, namely the part of Manute. In Robert Rodriguez's 2005 film the character was played by Michael Clarke Duncan, but the Oscar nominated actor sadly died earlier this year. Given that Manute has a big role in the sequel's titular story Rodriguez has to find a replacement actor for the part, and today it seems he has found his man. Dennis Haysbert, best known for playing President David Palmer on the hit television series 24 and voodoo powered slugger Pedro Cerrano in Major League, will play the vacant role in Rodriguez's new movie, according to THR. He is actually not the first actor to replace a performer from the first movie, as it was previously announced that Jamie Chung will take over »

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